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Creative Gene: How to regain access to hacked Yahoo email account…

Getting it back after it’s been hacked. Good Lord, what a pain for Jasia It’s a shame that Yahoo doesn’t give these simple instructions out on their web site in an easy-to-find place. I assume that’s because they don’t want to be bombarded with phone calls. But so many people were needlessly made a part […]

Helium balloon takes a foto per minute, reaches edge of atmosphere

Helium balloon takes a foto per minute, reaches edge of atmosphere

On a recent Saturday, a buncha guys in Alberta launched a helium balloon with a camera attached. 150 images later, an amazing photo from 117,597 feet high. [via Gizmodo via NASAwatch]

Lunar eclipse tonight (tomorrow) in the wee hours

Lunar eclipse tonight (tomorrow) in the wee hours

It’s from 2ish-5ish am tomorrow morning, according to the NASA Eclipse site. Mid-eclipse is at 3:37 am. This image is from the site: Hm, I guess I didn’t want to get a good night’s sleep tonight anyway. 😉

More photos from yesterday’s Altadena fire are showing up on Flickr

[August 2009 — This is not the current Station Fire in Altadena/La Cañada/La Crescenta. Date of this post is 2007. Go here for a link roundup of August 2009 fire.] Yesterday’s fire in the foothills was fascinating to watch. (One can say words like “fascinating” on a windless day with low humidity. A dry, windy […]

Abu Gonzales is gone.

GONE-zales. Congress better hold a mini-session so Bush can’t do a recess appointment of AGAG’s successor.